Alec McLaren papers

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 206 Liddle Collection POW 042
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  • Physical Description
      1 file; manuscript, typescript, a map, and postcards (including photocopy)

Scope and Content

Photocopied account book (4 June-29 Nov. 1918); 10 photocopied letters to his parents (8 Apr.-22 Sep. 1918); French map of Europe (n.d.); 3 postcards (Jan. 1919, n.d.).

Administrative / Biographical History

Alec T. McLaren, a Lieutenant, 15th Battalion, Royal Scottish Regiment, was held as a POW (Prisoner of War) at Pforzheim in 1918.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by A. D. McLaren (son). See Research Correspondence File.


In English

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